Our Team

Capable People with an Incredible Focus on Quality

We’ve all heard that people make the difference. At New Spaces, that’s really true. We’re so fortunate to have a team of capable people with an incredible focus on quality. Here’s the team that will bring your home remodeling project to life.

Shawn Nelson

Shawn Nelson

Wishes he could golf a lot more than he has been lately Makes a mean spaghetti sauce Is allowed to move dirt if no one else is ... read more

Doug Nelson

Doug Nelson

Has traveled all over the world … but would go back to Italy in a heartbeat Loves to fish Is originally from Two Harbors on the ... read more

Carol Nelson

Carol Nelson

Loves to travel Likes – not loves – fishing but really loves just being in the boat Loves all 20 white paint choices on the read more

Ed Finneseth

Ed Finneseth

When he isn’t at work building things out of wood, he’s at home building things out of wood Loves to golf, garden and read ... read more

Ross Gravrok

Ross Gravrok

Has three main hobbies: his teenage daughters, golf and camping Has known Doug – the founder – since the early days Much ... read more

Sara Laurent

Sara Laurent

Has 3 grown children – scattered from Prior Lake, to Wisconsin, to Costa Rica – and 3 of the best grandchildren ever! Loves read more

Duane Busch

Duane Busch

Loves spending time with his 4 grandkids Enjoys fishing at his cabin in Canada Knows what it’s like to be a satisfied New Spaces ... read more

Jennifer McClellan

Jennifer McClellan

Loves spending time with her husband and 4 children – ranging from 2nd grade to college Likes reading mysteries and meeting new ... read more

Meg Jaeger

Meg Jaeger

Professional Profile: Meg Jaeger started Mega Homes in 1993 and created an extended team of professional and ethical members that work ... read more

Jayme Lennon

Jayme Lennon

Jayme is an Interior Designer with 5+ years experience in the residential remodeling industry. Her passion for design and all things ... read more

Sharon Barczak

Sharon Barczak

A MN Qualified Builder and member of the National Kitchen and Bath Association, Sharon is a seasoned designer with over 20 years of ... read more

Kerrilynn Witty

Kerrilynn Witty

Kerrilynn Witty joined New Spaces as a Design Assistant in 1998. She has over 10 years of experience as a Lead Designer. A strong ... read more

See an Open House

Pictures are great but it's simply not the same as seeing our work up close and in person. Visit our next open house and see for yourself what New Spaces can do.

Attend a Seminar

If you're thinking of remodeling your home, sometimes the best place to start is our Design Trends and Spends workshop. Get started right. Avoid mistakes.

Meet with Our Team

Our projects start with a good conversation with Jennifer or Meg, our homeowner advisors. Let's talk about your remodeling wants, needs, and wishes and how we can help.